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PBS
Dec 23, 2012 6:30pm PST
who loved them. we will never forget. we mourn, move on, and too soon forget. then it will happen again some day. we'll scratch our heads and ask ourselves, was the last time newtown or columbine? was it aurora or that college in virginia? once again, we will mourn, move on, and too soon forget. there is an old saying that in remembrance is the secret of redemption. but america forgets quickly and gives no lasting indication it seems redemption from its fetish with guns, its romance with the free market of violence, with the sport of it all. the show must go on. it's our right. at any price. what were their names again? oh, yes. charlotte, daniel, olivia, daniel, allison, dawn. poor things. such a tragedy. praise the lord and pass the ammunition. so we make our peace with violence and make ourselves over in its image. a state senator in missouri, a lifetime member of the national rifle association, is pushing a bill to require that all first graders be enrolled in the nra's gun safety course. 6 and 7 years old. pledge allegiance to the flag, lock and load our new head start. a sta
PBS
Dec 2, 2012 6:30pm PST
. >> a grandfather mourning his granddaughter -- >> if this bill passes, an innocent victim in north carolina like brittany could not hold the manufacturer accountable. everyone needs to be accountable for their actions. >> unmentioned to those in the room, alec was present too, in the form of a lobbyist with drug manufacturing giant glaxosmithkline. his name is john del giorno. >> several of the opposing testifiers today brought up very compelling, sad, empathetic stories. >> not only is glaxo an alec corporate member, del giorno himself is also a vice chairman of alec's national private enterprise board. the north carolina bill has been tabled for now. so now you've seen how it works for corporations. how about for the politicians? >> last night was, as the president finally acknowledged today, a shellacking. republicans gain control of the house, picking up 60 seats so far. >> when all of the returns were counted on election night 2010, alec was a big winner. eight of the republican governors elected or re-elected that night had ties to the group. >> guess what, i'm going to be governor of ohio
PBS
Dec 16, 2012 6:30pm PST
little thing you have to celebrate. the first thing you have to do is you have to stop mourning the child who's never going to be and start celebrating the child who he is. sally was better at that than i was. >> that's my favorite poem in the book. you call it "patience." set that one for us. >> well, we take ronald to a horse ranch in colorado. we did it for 13 years, because horseback therapy was good for him. he related to horses and it was just great for his development. so this takes place at that dude ranch. it's titled "patience." "the porch was alive with hummingbirds, swarming the theatres, hovering with their invisible wings, darting away and back, delighting all of us dude ranchers sitting in the big adirondack chairs after a day on the trail. ignoring the admonitions, ronald could not stay away. 'don't worry,' the ranch boss says, 'he can't catch them.' but the boss did not count on a patience he'd never witnessed before -- a boy, moving as slowly as the wings were fast, the birds waiting to be cupped in the boy's hands, then released back to their busy work, each christened
Search Results 0 to 25 of about 26 (some duplicates have been removed)